Fukushima

Slowpoke: a voyage through nuclear fallout in Chernobyl

Slowpoke is  a new travelogue-style play, created and performed by local dancers Billy Marchenski and  Alison Denham that recounts their unique experiences during a trip to the Chernobyl...

After Japan's earthquake and tsunami, a shift in values

How to help the tsunami and earthquake victims? Before we can support each other, or at the same time, we need to heal ourselves, says one Japanese consultant.

Scandals of Fukushima

A look back at how the Japanese government repeatedly misinformed its public about the dangers of radiation from Fukushima Daiichi nuclear power plant.

Thousands of cancers, or none? We may never know the fallout from the Fukushima nuclear disaster

Ordinary rates of cancer are so high that thousands of cases from Japanese disaster may fly under the radar.

Earthquakes and hurricanes: nature's fury unleashed in 2011

Today, Alaska was hit by a 7.1-magnitude earthquake and Argentina by a  6.4 earthquake.  This year, Mother Nature has been relentless in punishing every corner of the world. Apocalypse,...

Inspectors check West Coast fish for radiation from Japanese nuclear meltdown

No problems expected, although radiation has been found in trace, acceptable amounts in past tests, experts say.